Austria 1826-A 10 kreuzer
"AUSTRIA, Franz II. (I.), 1792-1835 10 Kreuzer 1826 A. Wien. Selten. Vorzüglich. (empire of Austria, Francis I, 1792-1835, ten kreuzer of 1826, Vienna mint. Rare. Extremely fine.)"This denomination, one-twelfth of a thaler, was struck in various types 1809-72. This one, with the short haired bust of emperor Francis I, was issued from Vienna, Karlsburg and Kremnitz 1825-30. Few were made and the type is now scarce.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.89 g, .500 fine silver, this specimen 3.89 g.
Catalog reference: Herinek 870, KM 2134.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Jürg Richter, Auction 39, World coins and medals, coins and medals from Switzerland, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2017.